Eva from MissRenaissance Holiday “BOOM” Nails

Eva, the brilliant and beautiful woman behind Miss Renaissance, nails have seemed to catching all the spotlight lately on all the local Chicago blogs. Eva always comes in for her biweekly manicure feature for her blog, and this time around decided to get festive. She gave me a color combo and I decided on a simple gold trim around the nails with a tiny…

CND Fall 2011 Trends

CND, how I love thee. Check out Creative Nail Design’s take on Fall 2011 Runway Looks.

One Night Stand (For Your Hand)

Minx and Marc Jacobs are teaming up for a One Night Stand. Literally. Bad news, you can only get your hands on these if you make a purchase (while supplies last) at Sax Fifth Avenue at Fashion Night Out, and a few other events (list located below). These are not a traditional Minx that requires a heatlamp, but more like a decal/wrap, which will…

Nail Trend: Finger Bands

Suprisingly, butter London’s polish trend this year from NY Fashion Week is not on your nails, but on your fingers! I thought I seen this done before by a different company/designer last year, but cant quite¬†put my finger on it. The bands are actually polish used from butter London’s collection, which is safe for the skin since they use a “3-Free” formula, free of…

Nail Trend: Matching Makeup to Nails

One of the most popular trends on the runway for Fall will be makeup that matches your nails. No not Mimi from the Drew Carrey show matchy, but more of a natural beauty matchy. I’m not one to just jump on trends just because everyone else is doing it, but I will keep my ears and eyes on the fashion trends because for the…

Nail Art Spotting

I was browsing my local Walgreens today, and noticed the walls of nail art supplies now. Loads of rhinestones, glitter polishes, decals, and press on’s. My favorite out of the bunch has to be the Sally Hansen faux Minx. I’ve heard really good reviews on them, and that they can even last longer than Minx. The thing with Minx is it must be done…